Uncertainty (Poem) + My body is failing me

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Uncertainty This poem describes how I’ve been feeling for the past few months.  I’ve been dealing with intense migraines.  Not just regular migraines.  I’ve had migraines have lasted more than a week, with nausea, sensitivity to light sound and smell, as well as dizziness and weakness.  I was put on a particular medication, that caused […]

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September 2016 Intentions – What Are Your Goals?

August went by super fast.  I feel like I didn’t really get a chance enjoy or experience the month to its fullest because it breezed by so quickly.  I am, however, excited to start anew by declaring what I intend to do in the month of September.  Each month is another opportunity to assign small […]

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Hidden Pain – Addiction

Addiction

Gaunt Frail Dry Raggedy His home Streets Looking Craving Itching Chasing Searching for Illusion Want Need Lust Pain Cannot live Without Steal from his mama Sell his body Rob his neighbor Nothing can stop him His addition covers Hidden pain His heart needs healing And his pain is undeniable His veins show the scars That are […]

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I Am

I am (Featured image)

Overlooked and underutilized, Why can you not see that you need me? When all you count on are gone, Who is always with you? Heartbroken and heavy burdened, You return, Only after you have turned to another for Comfort only I can give. I soothe Lonely and lost, You return, Only after you have scraped […]

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How to Discern: Grow in the Lord – II Peter 3:18

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But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be glory both now and forever! Amen. II Peter 3:18 What do we take from this verse today? What is the ability to discern? The ability to discern, is in its simplest terms the ability to be able to know […]

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What is…? (Plus my reflection on poetry)

Poetry

Words on a page. Rhyme? Lyrics. Alliteration. Meter. Verse. Emotions or Thoughts? Both? Songs. Melody. Flow. Alone or audience? Simply soulful self-expression. Poetry. Above is a simple poem I’ve written describing the art of poetry. Writing has always been a form of release for me. Thoughts or feelings that I am unable to express, or […]

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Let’s Talk About Light and Darkness – II Corinthians 6:14

Light

Do not be unequally yoked together with unbelievers. For what fellowship has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what communion has light with darkness? II Corinthians 6:14 What do we take from this verse today? Let’s first break this verse down into plain English Do not be unequally yoked together with unbelievers. For what fellowship has righteousness […]

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What Does God Really Want? – Micah 6:8

Humble

He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the Lord require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, and live humbly with your God. Micah 6:8 What do we take from this verse today? Let’s first break this verse down into plain English He has shown you, O man, […]

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Love Each Other Cuz God Loves Us – I John 4:11-12

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Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought to love one another.  No one has seen God at any time.  If we love one another, God abides in us, and His love has been perfected in us. I John 4:11-12 What do we take from this verse today? Let’s first break this verse down into […]

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